Only minutes from the beach, wake each day in the Keep to peaceful woodland surrounds


Charmingly rural, stylishly spacious and yet enchantingly cosy. Your home for your next adventure.

Raithwaite lives and breathes great Yorkshire food and drink, all inspired by quality regional ingredients

Footsteps on the beach, gardens alive with colour, winter weddings or exuberant summer celebrations. Create memories that will last a lifetime

Escape from the office and say farewell to the city. Find inspiration for your business planning and awaydays – not your average breakout space!

Close your eyes and clear your mind in our haven of tranquility

Whether you choose work, rest or play, the warmest of Yorkshire welcomes awaits you

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Whitby, North Yorkshire, is home to Raithwaite Estate, a grand coastal retreat comprised of two hotels, a collection of quaint private stone cottages, an ultra-exclusive Lake House and a tranquil spa.

Covering around 100 acres, there is a range of buildings on the Estate including: The Hall; which is home to 45 bedrooms, The Keep, an exquisite 28 bedroom hotel; The Lake House, an ultra exclusive and luxurious 6 bedroom private house; and The Fold, a collection of 7 carefully designed stone built cottages.

The Estate is nestled upon the picturesque Yorkshire coastline, and is also only a short distance from the North York Moors. The location is suitable for a relaxing break, a couples retreat, a romantic getaway or just time out from the city. There are plenty of activities to partake in on the Estate and there is always something to see or do within the local area. There is also a range of pet friendly accommodation available.



The Hall at Raithwaite Estate is centrally located within the Estate and backs onto the stunning 100 year old gardens.

45 rooms available of all types for leisure and functions


This castle shaped icon at the front of the Estate has 28 exterior facing bedrooms, most of which have woodland views.

Ideal for all guests, groups and your family


The Courtyard is in front of The Hall, has views overlooking the orchard and stream, all rooms are over two floors.

8 duplex rooms available including 5 pet friendly rooms.


The Cottages at Raithwaite Estate offer all visitors to beautiful Whitby an unrivalled cottage experience.

One, two and three bed cottages available


This private house to rent is amongst the most distinguished accommodation on the Yorkshire coast.

Perfect for families, groups and small wedding parties


Our luxury hotel and cottage accommodation in the Whitby countryside has something for everyone. Whether you are looking for a relaxing break, a couples retreat, a romantic getaway or just time out from the city, there is always something to do at Raithwaite Estate.


Raithwaite Estate is the most elegant wedding venue in North Yorkshire, boasting four wedding licenses over multiple properties, designed for privacy and luxury, coupled with personalized and individual service.


The Estate’s proximity to the coast and the North Yorkshire Moors provides our guests with options to enjoy a variety of activities including archery, water sports, horse riding, shooting, mountain biking, guided walks and more.


Other features at Raithwaite Estate include our Spa, Brace Restaurant, Hunters Lounge and Poachers Bar. For nature lovers the Estate has stunning gardens and a woodland leading to coastal routes.

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Friends of Raithwate Loyalty Scheme

Friends of Raithwaite is our brand new loyalty scheme – our way of giving you something back for your continued custom. From bottles of wine, to more you time, you can be assured of extra special treatment when you make friends with us. Join in and enjoy all of these benefits today.

Raithwaite Estate, Sandsend Road, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21 3ST.
Tel: +44 (0)1947 661 661

Raithwaite Estate, Sandsend Road, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21 3ST.
Tel: +44 (0)1947 661 661